Depression got you Down? Magnetic Brain Therapy to the Rescue!

Depression got you Down? Magnetic Brain Therapy to the Rescue! Researcher Yamile Jasaui Principal Investigator Dr. Frank MacMaster Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Gradute Disorder Depression READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Name Research Associate at the University of Calgary The impact Depression is predicted to be the second-largest contributor to the global disease […]

Use of Haptic Anchors to Improve Balance and Mobility in Aging Populations

Use of Haptic Anchors to Improve Balance and Mobility in Aging Populations Researcher Isabel Hedayat Principal Investigator Dr. Allison Oates Institution University of Saskatchewan Grant Type Graduate Disorder Parkinson’s Disease READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Isabel Hedayat MD Student at the University of Saskatchewan The impact Walking is a surprisingly complex task. Just look […]

How does Mindfulness Promote Mental Health Resilience in Adolescents?

How does Mindfulness Promote Mental Health Resilience in Adolescents? Researcher Jade Stein Principal Investigator Dr. Daniel Kopala-Sibley Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Graduate Disorder Mental Health READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Jade Stein Graduate Student at the University of Calgary The impact Once a practice only for highly trained monks to a therapeutic […]

Could Ibogaine be a Natural Treatment to Reset Drug Addiction?

Could Ibogaine be a Natural Treatment to Reset Drug Addiction Researcher Victorita Ivan Principal Investigator Dr. Aaron Gruber Institution University of Lethbridge Grant Type Graduate Disorder Addiction READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Victorita Ivan PhD Student at the University of Lethbridge The impact Drugs of abuse cause many changes in the brain, but it […]

Magnets for Movement

Magnets for Movement Researcher Asha Hollis Principal Investigator Dr. Adam Kirton Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Graduate Disorder Early-Life Brain Injury READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Asha Hollis Graduate Student at the University of Calgary The impact Non-invasive brain stimulation is an exciting potential therapy for school-aged children that can safely promote the […]

Does My Brain Say It’s Safe to Play Sports Again?

Does My Brain Say It’s Safe to Play Sports Again? Researcher Chris Duszynski Principal Investigator Dr. Jeff Dunn Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Graduate Disorder Traumatic Brain Injury READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Chris Duszynski Graduated from the University of Calgary with a PhD in Neuroscience and a specialization in Medical Imaging The […]

Helping Hands: Exploring the Effects of Cannabis on Neuroinflammation and Stroke Recovery

Helping Hands: Exploring the Effects of Cannabis on Neuroinflammation and Stroke Recovery Researcher Claire Niehaus Principal Investigator Dr. Robin Gib Institution University of Lethbridge Grant Type Graduate Disorder Stroke READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Claire Niehaus Undergraduate Student at the University of Lethbridge The impact Stroke is the third leading cause of death and […]

Bringing the brain stimulation clinic home with you

Bringing the brain stimulation clinic home with you Researcher Jean-Philippe Miron Principal Investigator Dr. Jonathon Downar Institution University of Toronto Grant Type Graduate Disorder Multiple sclerosis, depression, anxiety READ FULL REPORT About the researcher Jean-Philippe Miron PhD student at the University of Toronto The impact Up to 35% of Canadians with multiple sclerosis (MS) will […]

Bertha and Wall-E help kids with Tourette’s syndrome turn down their tics

Bertha and Wall-E help kids with Tourette’s syndrome turn down their tics Researcher Cynthia Kahl Principal Investigator Dr. Frank MacMaster Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Graduate grant in 2018 Disorder Tourette Syndrome (TS) READ FULL REPORT Dr. Cynthia Kahl PhD student at the University of Calgary The impact Kids with Tourette’s syndrome (TS) are […]

A spot of tea for your brain injury?

A spot of tea for your brain injury? Researcher Erik Fraunberger Principal Investigator Erik Fraunberger Institution University of Calgary Grant Type Graduate grant in 2015 Disorder Traumatic brain injury READ FULL REPORT Erik Fraunberger Medical student at the University of Calgary The impact When you think about a cup of tea, you are probably not […]